Field Trips

Great Smoky Mountains - Mingus Mill History and Culture

Grade Level:
Lower Elementary: Pre-Kindergarten through Second Grade
Social Studies

The Great Smoky Mountains are world renowned for their diversity of plant and animal species. This great variety makes the park an exemplary outdoor laboratory for the study of relatively undisturbed native flora, fauna, physical environs, and processes of the Southern Appalachians.

Teachers coming on the accompanying field trip should download our complete field trip packet that includes all of the lessons: History and Culture Pre-Site Lesson, information and directions about the field trip and History and Culture Wrap-up part 1 and 2 post site lesson.


Includes pre, onsite, and post-visit materials.

Download Complete field trip packet.

Last updated: July 20, 2015